Ryan Bennett

Co-CWeO, WeWork India

Ryan leads numerous aspects of WeWork’s India operations, including growing the building portfolio through design and development, scaling local infrastructure and personnel, and continuing the WeWork tradition of first class operations and community-building. Under Ryan’s supervision WeWork has become the fastest growing and most disruptive start-up in the country. WeWork expanded to 28 locations in four key cities, with 52,000 desks which makes India the fastest growing WeWork region. Before assuming this role in November of 2017, Ryan served as the Vice President of Building Operations for Europe & Israel based out of Amsterdam, where he was responsible for budget management and building and scaling teams across facilities management, IT, Security Management, Food & Beverage and daily operations. Prior to that, Ryan was the first person hired to help scale operations back in 2012, when WeWork had 5 open locations and 35 employees. He spent 4+ years in New York working cross-departmentally to scale processes around daily operations, facilities management and new building openings. Before WeWork, Ryan has worked in leadership roles Prior to WeWork, Ryan spent time working in Sales and Account Management for Marriott Hotels in New York City. Ryan received his BS from the University of Delaware with a double major in Marketing & Management and now lives in Bangalore.